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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 111° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.76 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.03 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 minorth952.03 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.46 mieast0° 00' 28.1"0.54 minorth3.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 43' North, Longitude: 157° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 45.7"1002.32 miwest0° 11' 12.1"12.83 minorth1002.35 mi
24 hours12° 00' 41.4"830.53 mieast4° 21' 15.1"299.20 minorth881.15 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La Paz *Thu 1:28 PM183 km114 miles99 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cabo San Lucas *Thu 1:28 PM215 km133 miles116 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mazatlan *Thu 1:28 PM564 km350 miles304 nmEast E
HermosilloThu 12:28 PM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth N
Puerto Vallarta *Thu 2:28 PM758 km471 miles409 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chihuahua *Thu 1:28 PM821 km510 miles443 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Thu 2:28 PM936 km582 miles506 nmEast-southeast ESE
TucsonThu 12:28 PM979 km608 miles528 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Thu 2:28 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmEast E
Ciudad Juárez *Thu 1:28 PM1066 km662 miles576 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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